Learn more about a variety of advancements in breast solutions by Founder, Designer and Survivor Jean Criss of CRISSCROSS Intimates. Jean took her passion for fashion after being diagnosed with bilateral breast cancer and throughout her recovery, documented her ongoing surgeries, and then, she penned “My Pain Woke Me Up: BLISS!” and wrote a trilogy series about her journey. By the time she finished writing BLISS! she decided it was time for new innovations in post-surgical undergarments and to share her stories.Read More
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Allergan Issues Worldwide Recall of Biocell Textured Breast Implants and Tissue Expanders
If you are a Breast Cancer Survivor or patient who has had breast reconstructive surgery using one of the following breast implants or tissue expanders, and has experienced problems, contact your breast doctor immediately (breast surgeon and/or plastic surgeon). This boob recall is for real and if you had cancer and have these implants, you may be at risk. The recall comes after a rare type of lymphoma cancer (ALCL) linked to textured breast implants. Learn more below and in the full article posted here.Read More
Where Passion meets Fashion! As a Breast Cancer Survivor, Acclaimed Intimates Designer, and Author, I have always had a passion for fashion. When I merged my world of media and tech with fashion, I enjoyed being creative and innovative with lingerie designs and development to media and marketing campaigns alike…. Learn more here by Jean Criss, Designer & Founder, CRISSCROSS Intimates.Read More
Post-Surgical doesn’t just mean Mastectomy Bras - that’s right, we offer styles with compression, comfort and color in a variety sizes (S-2XL plus custom) no matter what type of post-op breast procedure you’ve had. That’s what CRISSCROSS Intimates sells. . . . We’ve been to HOLLYWOOD and back and have received acclaimed reviews with our collection. So shop our line today and let’s get intimate! Contact Designer & Founder email@example.com for further information.Read More
An article about the effects or benefits of “nature’s oxycontin”. Whether green, pink, purple, red, blue, orange, yellow, gold or retro -- color doesn’t matter. They come in a variety of colors, textures, robust scents and forms. The rainbow weed is part of the phenomena why this is so awe-inspiring to consumers and called the wacky weed. The color of weed has very little to do with potency. So, let’s dive deeper into the world of wacky weed and review the health benefits of CBD oils and medical marijuana. . . . Jean Criss can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org and she is an Author, Columnist, Blogger, Breast Cancer Survivor, and Post-Surgical Fashion Designer - passionate about advancements in women’s breast health and wellness.Read More
As CRISSCROSS Intimates celebrates our two-year e-anniversary, I thought it would be appropriate to discuss what’s trending for Oncology and the patient care experience post-operatively after cancer. There has been tremendous innovation over the past decade. . . learn more here with Jean Criss, Author, Designer and Blogger.Read More
What’s on the horizon at the upcoming NYPresbyterian/Columbia University Breast Care Management conference, May 22, 2019, 12:15 - 5:15 pm (3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits). Here’s what’s in store for physicians, surgeons, oncologists, nurses, and clinicians involved in the management and treatment of patients with breast cancer. Exhibits also on display. Sign up today! Contact Jessica Mead at (212) 304-7817 or email email@example.com. For more information about this year’s program, feel free to contact blogger @Jean_Criss or at firstname.lastname@example.org.Read More
I have had numerous post-traumatic health scares and patient care experiences all of which have led me to where I am today. I am an author/blogger and columnist on Advancements in Breast Cancer Solutions, Women’s Health and Lingerie and a Fashion Designer for Post-Surgical Intimate Apparel. I’ve learned a lot through the years and it has been this experience that makes me think about what I’ve learned and how improvements can be made for you and me. I share my story to help others learn to cope and to find that silver lining, to make a difference as I have throughout my medical journey. I encourage you to share your experiences and to write back (email@example.com). We all need to raise awareness for improved Healthcare and overall Patient Care. Wishing you all the best.Read More
A moment to reflect on an iconic woman, Roslyn Harte – dear friend, advisor, mentor and colleague. ‘A force to be reckoned with’ well that’s how I know Ros would like to be remembered. A special note in memory of a dear friend. Jean Criss, Founder & Designer, Crisscross IntimatesRead More
What type of surgical garment provides the right fit? A compression undergarment or shapewear? No matter what type of post-op procedure including breast lift, mastectomy, laparoscopy, liposuction, abdominoplasty, bariatric or similar surgery, you may wonder what is the proper compression garment post-surgically to wear? Do hospitals and physicians provide you the best garment for your specific needs? Can the wrong garment cause health issues or post-surgical problems? What are the benefits? Let’s explore. You can learn more about Jean Criss and CRISSCROSS at https://crisscrossintimates.comRead More
Put Your SEXY On! The story behind CRISSCROSS Innovations and introducing new designs for the Holidays! Shop Bras, Panties, Leggings, Accessories, Men’s, Inspiration and Resources - we’ve got you covered! Learn more and contact firstname.lastname@example.org and SHOP https://CRISSCROSSIntimates.comRead More
Breast Facts — About Women and Men From Around the Globe! By Fashion Designer, Author & Columnist, Jean Criss, New York. In today’s blog, we inform you about breast facts you should know during Breast Cancer Awareness month and all year long! Stats about women, men and from around the globe. We wish you the very breast! For media inquiries, contact email@example.comRead More
During my post-op recovery all I could think about was wearing plush, luxe undergarments that no one would see. In fact, something that would make me happy to feel confident and look beautiful again. After all, when you lose your breasts, you lose a big part of your soul. Learn more in this article and for more information about Jean Criss and the Crisscross Intimates collection, click here.Read More
While traveling to Hollywood to exhibit my Intimate Apparel brand CrisscrossIntimates.com in September 2018 at the 70th annual Emmy Awards red carpet luxury event with celebrity swag bags for top talent and nominees, I got ill. It happened within 12 hours of landing in Los Angeles. I toughed out the pain the first 48 hours to prepare for my event with OTC meds, not really knowing what hit me. Then shuffled through three ER rooms and Specialty Top Docs, on both Coasts, set out to find the answers for this melody ‘To Dye For’? Here’s my crazy story I’d like to share with you. Learn more in this article about PPD and AutoImmune disorders, contact firstname.lastname@example.org about her story.Read More
From the 2018 Emmy Red (and Pink Empowerment) Carpet with lingerie to fun gift cards, partner branded bags, wallets, private-label fizz bombs and more - no doubt we had a ball! See you next year! SHOP The LUXE Crisscross Intimates Collection!
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What to know about breast gel implants - selection and size make a difference. How the Crisscross Collection can support both augmentation and reconstruction breast procedures. Learn more in this article by Jean Criss, Survivor & Designer.Read More
Preview the exciting colors and contemporary styles of CRISSCROSS Intimates - made for any stage or phase of post-op breast surgery, for women and men. Designed by the “magnet chic” Jean Criss, Survivor, Founder & Designer. https://crisscrossintimates.comRead More
For the man who needs a little comfort, compression and yes, chic and discrete undergarments, seek Crisscross Men's Vests - The Joe Vest & The Arrow Vest by Designer, Jean Criss. SHOP https://crisscrossintimates.com/mensRead More
Today, we take time to remember those who have made a difference and say thank you.
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A review from Columbia University Medical Center annual Breast Cancer Management Conference May 15, 2018. From screening to new imaging modalities, this breast cancer conference focus was on the management of early to late stages breast cancer and methods for minimizing breast surgery lead by the team at the Columbia University Department of Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons. By Jean Criss, Founder & Designer - CrisscrossIntimates.com and 10-year Breast Cancer Survivor.Read More